Neve Paritzki Israel Celebrates Record-Break Tourism Entry The Numbers Come from the United States

NEW YORK, Sept. 8th, 2022 /PRNewswire The Israel Ministry of Tourism announced today record-breaking tourism arrivals from the United States visiting Israel in the months of July and August. The country welcomed 78,000 Americans in July 2022. It was a four percent increase from 2019, while 71,000 American tourists were in Israel during August 2022.

Eyal Carlin from North America was the Tourism Commissioner. “The United States remains our largest market for Israel-bound tourism. Before the COVID-19 epidemic, we were celebrating record-breaking tourism numbers each month. We are thrilled to see this shift and expect a steady upward trend for months and even years.

Canada is also on track, as the United States, to surpass the number of tourists who visit Israel. In July 2022, Canada received 7,200 visitors and August witnessed the number increase to 6,000.

Gal Hana, Consul to Canada and Director of Canada for Canada at the Israel Ministry of Tourism said that it was exciting to see Canada’s tourism to Israel growing. “We are close to our record numbers for the year 2019. We believe that this increase will continue as Canadians travel more abroad.

Israel received more visitors from all over the world during the year 2019 than any other nation. 969 600 of these were Americans. Israel’s official reopening to travellers from May 2018. The country has already received over 600,400 US tourists since the time of opening.

Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
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